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By Teresa A. Meade

A significant other to Gender History surveys the historical past of ladies around the globe, reports their interplay with males in gendered societies, and appears on the function of gender in shaping human habit over millions of years.

  • An broad survey of the background of girls around the globe, their interplay with males, and the position of gender in shaping human habit over hundreds of thousands of years.
  • Discusses relations heritage, the heritage of the physique and sexuality, and cultural heritage along women’s heritage and gender history.
  • Considers the significance of sophistication, area, ethnicity, race and faith to the formation of gendered societies.
  • Contains either thematic essays and chronological-geographic essays.
  • Gives due weight to pre-history and the pre-modern period in addition to to the fashionable era.
  • Written via students from around the English-speaking global and students for whom English isn't really their first language.

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